1. It Will be Good. The grand opening for the new Goodwill store and donation center in Amherst will be Thursday, Feb.7 at 9:00 a.m. The celebration includes a ribbon cutting ceremony at 9 am, door prizes, a weekend-long raffle and information about their programs. Find out more about the rebirth of this property on Amherst Patch.
2. Craving CUTE? Have a look-see at this video of a kitten meeting a hedghog. I just made your day didn't I?
3. Still don't like em. Did you know: Internet trolls get their names not from the monsters of folk tales, but from a fishing technique that involves dragging a line through an area known to be teeming with fish, hoping for a bite.
4. Congrats! Brittainy Behm, a resident of Amherst has been named to the Fall 2012 Champlain College President's List for earning a 4.0 grade point average during the fall semester as a Early Childhood/Elementary Education major. Behm is the daughter of Terri Behm and Ken D'Ambrosio of Amherst.
5. Weather Report: Expect snow showers before noon before things become partly cloudy later. There will be a high of 38 degrees. Tonight is looking mostly clear with a low of 11 degrees. Tomorrow should be cooler with partly cloudy weather.